Events & Celebrations at The Riverside

From birthday parties to business meetings, baby showers to wedding meals, The Riverside is the perfect place for your next event or celebration.

Our beautiful pub mixes classic and contemporary styling to provide a range of spaces sure to suit any occasion.

Whether you choose a cosy fireside spot in our bar for some celebratory drinks or a special dinner in our sophisticated dining room, you’ll be able to enjoy time with your family and friends in the most stylish of surroundings.

Our stunning private dining space seats up to 16 people together, while we also have a private area that is able to accommodate up to 40 people. This is available to book exclusively and is the ideal place for larger parties and gatherings.

The space is ideal for both sit down meals and more informal occasions.

We also have outdoor seating for up to 100 people, and this area provides exceptional views across the River Stour.


Menus and Drinks

Our team of skilled chefs can provide a wide range of menus to suit your event; from buffets featuring miniature versions of pub classics and artisan sandwiches, to three course meals. Our range of celebration and buffet menus are ideal for a larger party and, as they’re inspired by our seasonal a la carte menu, we’re sure there’ll be something to tempt everybody.

No matter what the occasion, our extensive wine list and expertly crafted drinks menus are sure to quench your thirst. From cocktails to wine, through to craft beers and refreshing ciders, there’s something to suit every guest. We also offer a fantastic range of drinks packages to accompany your meal.


Click the link below to view our allergen, dietary and nutrition information, this will open in a new window. Some dishes may not be available in all sites. Please ensure that you refer to the information on each visit to confirm that nothing has changed.